Boat Trips in Knysna - private charters, sunset cruises and power boating on the Knysna Lagoon.
Knysna’s bewitching lagoon reflects the changing light throughout the day in a kaleidoscope of aquatic colours- from soft early morning silver, to strident blues of the mid-day sun to rosy greys of sunset. The whole town revolves around this beautiful body of water and with a marina and welcoming yacht club a boat trip is the best and easiest way to fully appreciate Knysna’s spectacular beauty, wild life and history.
There are many different boating experiences to choose from. Try a tranquil cruise eating oysters and sipping wine or a fast and furious trip out through the dramatic Knysna Heads into the open ocean. Alternatively, maximize your whale watching success by joining a whale watching boat tour.
A more meandering voyage keeping to the placid waters of the lagoon provides an opportunity to really appreciate the astounding beauty of the area. The fascinating history of this town, its love affair with gold and timber, are tales that will be told while leisurely cruising close to its shores.
Passing the thickly forested and fynbos covered hills,engrossed in a search for some of the lagoons rarer inhabitants like the Cape clawless otter and Africa Fish Eagle, you’ll quickly realize why Knysna is one of the jewels of the Garden Route.